Artist, Activist, Entrepreneur
Robert Rosenheck is an award-winning artist, activist and entrepreneur whose work has been featured in The New York Times, Vogue, Forbes, Rolling Stone, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, People and The New Yorker. Rob is the founder of Lord Jones, the first cannabis brand to partner with mainstream industry leaders including Equinox, Sephora, SoulCycle and the Standard Hotels. In 2019, Lord Jones was named one of the World’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company.
Prior to Lord Jones, Rob was a partner at CAPOBIANCO, a creative agency specializing in launching and growing innovative brands. His past clients include General Mills, Sony Music, Viacom, Puma, Credit Suisse and Planned Parenthood.
Rob is author of The Love Book (MacMillan USA), a celebration of diversity and inclusion described by the New York Times as "not only witty but downright courageous" and by Entertainment Weekly as "an amazing chronicle of guerrilla goodwill." He has taught at the Graduate School of Fine Art at the University of Pennsylvania and has produced public and private exhibitions and installations including a Creative Time commission for the 42nd Street Art Project and a performance/video installation in Prince’s home for the music icon’s 2008 Oscar Party.
Rob is a life-long environmentalist, working to remediate chemical contamination on Native American tribal lands, serving as a founding Board Member of the Green Burial Council, as a Senior Fellow with the Environmental Leadership Program, as the first ever artist-in-residence at Joshua Tree National Park and as an advisor and supporter of the Center for Environmental Health for more than twenty years.
Rob is co-curator of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Ennis House in Los Angeles. Considered a masterwork of twentieth century architecture, The Ennis House is a Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument (No. 149), a California Historic Landmark (No. 1011) and is listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.